Trip Highlights of Everest Base Camp Trek:
- Scenic mountain flight to Lukla.
- Panoramic view of four tallest peaks in the world.
- Explore Sagarmatha National Park, world’s highest national park.
- Adventurous hiking in world famous trail.
- Enjoy the view from the base of the Mount Everest.
- Observe unique culture and village of Sherpa.
Everest Base Camp Trek starts with joyous yet adventurous flight to Lukla. This town is the gateway of Everest region and only airstrip of area for food as well as daily needs transportation. Trail passes by tranquil hamlets, numerous suspension bridges and green lush forests before reaching Namche Bazaar. After first day’s camping at Phakding trekkers reach Namche Bazaar which is the heartland of Sherpa people as well. Our expert trekking guides will ensure great acclimatization to this treacherous high altitude trekking activity. One additional day will be spent at Namche as part of acclimatization. Hiking to Everest View Hotel offers magnificent panoramic view of mountains like Amadablam, Thamserku, Tabuche, Lhotse, Nuptse, Everest and many others during acclimatization day rest. Trekkers will then proceeds to Tengboche which is Everest View Trek journey’s final destination as well. Experience the daily chores of monks inside Tengboche Monastery before heading to Dingboche. After reaching Dingboche trekkers will again rest another day for second acclimatization. Finally the trip heads to trail encompassing high passes, moraines and glaciers. Traversing via Lobuche and Thukla Pass Memorial trekkers reach Gorakshep which is final human settlement on this trail. Relish every moment at the Everest Base Camp (5364 m). Behold mesmerizing sunrise from top of Kalapathar (5545 m) adjacent to Mt. Pumori. The sight of gigantic mountains like Mt. Everest dazzling with the morning sun rays is definitely worthwhile scene to capture after such an arduous trekking. Trekkers will then follow the same trail back to Lukla for flight to Kathmandu.
Book the Everest Base Camp Trek with experienced and reliable trekking agency the Nepal Adventure Pilgrimage Treks & Expeditions. Our trekking guides and crew members will ensure amazing intrepid journey of Khumbu region. These high altitude trekking requires meticulous planning and proper execution of stated itinerary. We are an ideal trekking agency to fulfill your wilderness adventure dream of reaching the foothill of world’s tallest mountain.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1300meters).
Day 02: Fly to Lukla (2804 meters) trek to Phakding (2610 meters) 3 hours.
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441 meters) 5.30 hours.
Day 04: Namche Bazaar Acclimatization day.
Day 05: Trek to Tengboche Monastery (3860 meters) 5 hours.
Day 06: Trek to Dingboche (4350 meters) 5.30 hours.
Day 07: Trek to Chhukung (4710 meters) and trek back to Dingboche. 4.30 hours.
Day 08: Trek to Lobuche (4910 meters) 5 hours.
Day 09: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5365 meters) then back to Gorak Shep (5180 meters). 7 hours.
Day 10: Hike up to Kalapatthar (5555 meters) early in the morning and trek down to Periche (4200 meters). 7 hours.
Day 11: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3441 meters) 5.30 hours.
Day12: Trek to Lukla (2804 meters) 6-7 hours.
Day 13: Morning flight back to Kathmandu.
Day 14: farewell friend
Physical Conditions and Experience Requirements
14 days of Everest Base Camp Trekking is considered as moderate. If you jog or perform morning walks regularly then it would not be any problem for you to walk on the trail. However, it is highly recommended that you should start doing mild exercises one month prior to your trekking date. This would help in creating best Himalayan walking holiday experience. Having said that, it should be noted Technical Skill are not needed. The major hurdle is an altitude. Therefore, person having past medical history of lung, heart and blood diseases are extremely advised to consult your doctor before embarking on this journey.
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